During a commemoration for Japanese soldiers fighting in the US Army during World War II, Mr. Miyagi meets the widow of his commanding officer. He gets to know her granddaughter Julie, an angry teenager who is still feeling the pain of losing both her parents in an accident and is having problems with her grandmother and her fellow pupils. Mr. Miyagi decides to teach her karate to get her through her pain and issues and back on the right path. Written by
Matthias Scheler <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Who says the good guy has to be a guy?
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Did You Know?
The music that Miyagi turns on when he is teaching Julie to dance is the same song that Johnny and Ali dance to at the country club in the original The Karate Kid
(1984) and is playing on the radio in the car that picks up Daniel and Mr. Miyagi in The Karate Kid, Part II
(1986). See more
Angel is a Harris Hawk, a species native to the desert Southwestern US, not the Northeast. See more
When do I learn how to break boards and stuff like that?
Sergeant Kesuke Miyagi
Why break boards? What boards do to you? That kind stuff not teach you how to conquer anger, Julie-san. Understand?
Referenced in 30 Rock: Grandmentor
Doing' The Dog
Written by Doug Fieger
& Berton Averre
Performed by The Knack
Courtesy of Charisma Records America, Inc. See more